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KITP Conference: Strongly Correlated Phases in Condensed Matter and Degenerate Atomic Systems (April 23-27, 2007)
Coordinators: Immanuel Bloch, Victor Gurarie, Deborah Jin, Yong Baek Kim, Leo Radzihovsky, Peter Zoller

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Monday, April 23, 2007

8:50am David Gross
(KITP Director)
Welcome [Podcast][Aud][Cam]

Morning Session: Overview (chair: Leo Radzihovsky, Univ. Colorado)
[Each Talk is 50 min + 10 min Discussion]

9:00am Wolfgang Ketterle
(MIT)
Ultracold Atoms - Dilute Gases with Strong Interactions[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
10:00am Subir Sachdev
(Harvard)
Overview of Strong Correlation Physics for AMO System [Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]

Bosonic Superfluids

11:00am MORNING BREAK
11:30am Fei Zhou
(Univ. British Columbia)
Quantum Magnetism in Optical Lattices: Coherent Spin Nematics of Ultra Cold Atoms[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
12:10pm Dan Stamper-Kurn
(UC Berkeley)
Spinor Bose-Einstein Condensates: A Dipolar Magnetic Superfluid[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
12:50pm LUNCH BREAK

Afternoon Session: Fermionic Superfluids (chair: Kathryn Levin, Univ. Chicago)
[Each Talk is 30 min + 10 min Discussion]

2:20pm Rudolf Grimm
(Univ. Innsbruck)
Strongly Interacting Fermi Gases: Recent Results from Innsbruck [Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
3:00pm Randall Hulet
(Rice Univ.)
Superfluid Phases of a Fermi Gas with Unequal Spin Populations [Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
3:40pm AFTERNOON BREAK
4:10pm Daniel Sheehy
(Iowa State Univ.)
BEC-BCS Crossover, Phase Transitions and Phase Separation in Polarized Resonantly-Paired Superfluids[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4:50pm Emil Yuzbashyan
(Rutgers)
Signatures of Non-Equilibrium Cooper Pairing in Ultra-Cold Fermi Gases [Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5:30pm SHUTTLE TO BWSCI

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Tuesday, April 24, 2007

Morning Session: Fermionic Superfluids Continued (chair: Mike Gunn, Univ. Birmingham)
[Each Talk is 30 min + 10 min Discussion]

8:30am Christophe Salomon
(École Normale Sup.)
Experiments in the BEC-BCS Crossover [Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]

2 Dimensions, Rotation, p-wave, and Topological States

9:10am Zoran Hadzibabic
(École Normale Sup.)
Bose Gas in Flatland [Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
9:50am Nicholas Read
(Yale Univ.)
Topological Properties of p+ip Paired Superfluid States [Podcast][Aud][Cam]
10:30am MORNING BREAK
11:00am Chetan Nayak
(UCSB)
Topological Phases of Matter and Quantum Computation [Podcast][Aud][Cam]
11:40am Deborah Jin
(JILA)
p-wave Feshbach Molecules [Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
12:20pm Alexei Kitaev
(Caltech)
Anyons in Spin Models and FQHE Systems [Podcast][Aud][Cam]
1:00pm LUNCH BREAK

Afternoon Session: Lattices (chair: Bogdan Damski, LANL)
[Each Talk is 30 min + 10 min Discussion]

2:20pm Immanuel Bloch
(Univ. Mainz)
Strongly Correlated Quantum Phases with Ultracold Atoms in Optical Lattices [Podcast][Aud][Cam]
3:00pm Massimo Inguscio
(Univ. Firenze)
Crystals of Light, Disorder and Atomic Mixtures [Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
3:40pm AFTERNOON BREAK
4:10pm Eugene Demler
(Harvard)
Strongly Correlated Many-Body Systems: from electronic materials to cold atoms to photons [Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4:50pm Tin-Lun (Jason) Ho
(Ohio State Univ.)
A New Challenge in Cold Atom Physics: How Cold Can One Get in Optical Lattices? [Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5:30pm WINE AND CHEESE RECEPTION
6:00pm SPECIAL EVENTS DINNER
8:00pm SHUTTLE TO BWSCI *Time may vary depending on end of dinner.

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Wednesday, April 25, 2007

Morning Session: 1d Systems (chair: Dimitri Gangardt, Univ. Birmingham)
[Each Talk is 30 min + 10 min Discussion]

9:00am Miguel Cazalilla
(DIPC)
Tomonaga-Luttinger Liquids in Cold Atomic Gases. A Fresh Look at Some Old and New Problems: Hubbard models and Non-equilibrium. [Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
9:40am David Weiss
(PSU)
Controlling Chaos in 1D Gases [Podcast][Aud][Cam]
10:20am MORNING BREAK

Perspectives with Molecules in Optical Lattices

10:50am Paul Julienne
(NIST)
Some Perspectives on Ultracold Atomic and Molecular Interactions and their Control.[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
11:30am Hans Peter Büchler
(Univ. Innsbruck)
Three-Body Interaction in Cold Gases of Polar Molecules [Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
12:10pm Jun Ye
(JILA)
Stable Cold Polar Molecules [Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
12:50pm LUNCH BREAK
2:30pm FREE AFTERNOON Shuttle Available to BWSCI

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Thursday, April 26, 2007

Morning Session: Strongly Correlated Liquid (chair: Sandy Fetter, Stanford)
[Each Talk is 30 min + 10 min Discussion]

9:00am Ashvin Vishwanath
(UC Berkeley)
Deconfined Criticality in Frustrated Magnets and Lattice Boson Systems [Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
9:40am Anders Sandvik
(Boston Univ.)
Quantum Monte Carlo Studies of Deconfined Quantum-Criticality [Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
10:20am MORNING BREAK
10:50am Senthil Todadri
(MIT)
Fluctuating Quantum Spin Nematics [Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
11:30am Sergei Isakov
(Univ. Toronto)
Unusual Liquid States in Hard-Core Boson Models on the Kagome and Pyrochlore Lattices [Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
12:10pm GROUP DISCUSSION
12:50pm LUNCH BREAK

Afternoon Session: Lattices II and Quantum Simulators (chair: Marcel Franz, UBC)
[Each Talk is 30 min + 10 min Discussion]

2:20pm Nandini Trivedi
(Ohio State Univ.)
Fermions in Optical Lattices: Pseudogaps and RVB States [Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
3:00pm Matthias Troyer
(ETH-Zurich)
Adiabatic Quantum Simulation Using Ultracold Fermionic Atoms: d-wave RVB States and the Phase Diagram of the Fermionic Hubbard Model[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
3:40pm AFTERNOON BREAK
4:10pm Henning Moritz
(ETH Zurich)
Interacting Fermions in Optical Lattices[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4:50pm Trey Porto
(NIST)
Sub-lattice Control in a State-dependent Double-well Lattice [Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5:30pm WINE AND CHEESE RECEPTION
6:00pm SPECIAL EVENTS DINNER
8:00pm SHUTTLE TO BWSCI *Time may vary depending on end of dinner.

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Friday, April 27, 2007

Morning Session: Probing Correlated States (chair: Eric Braaten, Ohio State)
[Each Talk is 30 min + 10 min Discussion]

9:00am Mikhail Lukin
(Harvard)
New Systems for Creating and Probing Strongly Correlated Atoms and Photons [Podcast][Aud][Cam]
9:40am Klaus Sengstock
(Univ. Hamburg)
Mixtures of Ultracold Fermionic and Bosonic Quantum Gases [Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
10:20am MORNING BREAK

Few-Body States

10:50am Hanns-Christoph Nägerl
(Univ. Innsbruck)
Evidence for Efimov Quantum States in Experiments with Ultracold Cesium Gases[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
11:30am Thorsten Köhler
(Univ. Oxford)
Production of Three-Body Efimov Molecules in an Optical Lattice[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
12:10pm Georgy Shlyapnikov
(Univ. Paris Sud)
Crystallization and Formation of Trimers in Fermi Mixtures [Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
12:50pm LUNCH BREAK

Afternoon Session: Polar Molecules (chair: Victor Gurarie, Univ. Colorado)
[Each Talk is 30 min + 10 min Discussion]

2:20pm Jeremy Hutson
(Univ. Durham)
Interactions and Collisions Involving Ultracold Molecules [Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
3:00pm Roman Krems
(Univ. British Columbia)
Effects of Static and Laser Electric Fields on Cold Collisions of Polar Molecules [Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
3:40pm Organizers Concluding Remarks [Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4:10pm CONFERENCE END
4:15pm SHUTTLE TO BWSCI Shuttle also available to the SB Airport and SB Airbus, Goleta location. See Jocelyn.

ABSTRACTS/POSTER PRESENTATION

Chih-Chun Chien
(Univ. Chicago)
Superfluidity of Attractive Hubbard Model in Optical Lattice[Slides]
Chih-Chun Chien
(Univ. Chicago)
Comparing Theory and Experiment in Population Imbalanced Fermi Gases [Slides]
Fernando Cucchietti
(LANL)
Turning Back Time in an Optical Lattice [Slides]
Bogdan Damski
(LANL)
Dynamics of a Quantum Phase Transition
Sebastian Diehl
(IQOQI)
Functional Renormalization Group for the BCS-BEC Crossover in Cold Fermion Gases [Slides]
Adilet Imambekov
(Harvard)
Full Distribution Functions of Interference Contrast in Low Dimensional Bose Gases [Slides]
Svetlana Kotochigova
(NIST)
Making Cold Molecules and Correlated States with Microwave Fields
Andrei Kryjevski
(Indiana Univ.)
Properties of Unitary Fermi Gas from the Epsilon Expansion[Slides]
Andrea Micheli
(Univ. Innsbruck)
Designer-Interactions with Polar Molecules [Slides]
Predag Nikolic
(Harvard)
Superfluid-insulator Transitions of the Fermi Gas with Near-unitary Interactions in a Periodic Potential
Pinaki Sengupta
(LANL)
Field Induced Supersolid Phase in Spin-One Heisenberg Models
Yong-il Shin
(MIT)
Pairing and Superfluidity in a Strongly-Interacting Imbalanced Fermi Gas
Eite Tiesinga
(NIST)
Cancellation of the Collisional Frequency Shift in Ceasium Fountain Clocks
Hui Zhai
(Ohio State Univ.)
Strongly Interacting Fermi Gases: Rotation and Optical Lattices[Slides]

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